PSHE

Computing

Key Stage 3:

 

Year 7:

  • Networks, Basic Coding, Algorithms and Robotics.

Year 8:

  • Further Robotics, Scratch Coding, Hardware and A.I.

Key Stage 4:

 

OCR GCSE Computer Science


Exam board website:
http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcse-computer-science-j276-from-2016/


Other useful websites:
https://www.cambridgegcsecomputing.org
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z34k7ty


In Year 9 and Year 10, the course covers the following topics:

  • Programming

  • Systems Architecture

  • Memory

  • Storage

  • Networks

  • System Security

  • Ethical, Legal and Environmental Concerns

  • Algorithms

  • Robust Programmes

  • Computational Logic

  • Translators

  • Data Representation

In Year 11, the course covers the following topics:

  • NEA (Non-Examination Assessment)

  • Revision and enhancement of Year 9/10 topics.

 

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